SUMMIT, NJ - Arriving just 48 minutes after the stroke of midnight on Dec. 31, Alessandro Blum earned the title of the first New Year's Baby at Overlook Medical Center in Summit.

Born at 12:48 a.m. on January 1, Blum weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz. and is the child of Wendy Granzio and Xavier Blum of Westfield.